Submissions due for Doc Edge Pitch 2021

Posted Tuesday 02 Feb 2021

DocEdge Good Pitch 2021

You have until 12 February to submit your ideas to this very worthwhile opportunity! Finalists will receive bespoke mentoring from industry professionals to help develop their pitch, and the opportunity to develop their pitching skills in pitch preparation workshops ahead of the finals event.

All submitters will have access to Date-A-Doco, speed-meetings with local and international broadcasters and commissioners, distributors and sales agents, festival directors and programmers, and funders.

Doc Edge Pitch 2021 mentoring and workshops will run online. For the Pitch itself, there will be two separate finals events: an online final for international projects, and an in-person final for NZ projects. Finalists will pitch their projects to a panel of local and international decision-makers.

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MIP TV dates

Posted Tuesday 02 Feb 2021

The international television market Digital MipTV, normally held in Cannes, will take place between April 12 and 16, 2021.

It will focus on one-to-one 'matchmaking' meetings, thematic speed meetings, workshops and mentoring, as well as featuring sessions with buyers and commissioners. The sister MipDoc and MipFormats events will be brought together for the first time.

Delegates will be able to choose from a digital pass, which covers the entire market; a one-to-one distribution market pass for documentary, format and factual distributors and buyers, which covers April 13-15; and a one-to-one coproduction and development forum pass, for unscripted producers, distributors, buyers and commissioners, which is also for April 13-15.

All pass-holders will have access to the Digital MipTV networking marketplace from March 29 and all content will be available to catch up online until May 14, 2021.

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